os 14.1.0

James Cameron quozl at laptop.org
Mon Feb 9 01:26:00 EST 2015

On Sat, Jan 31, 2015 at 02:36:39PM -0500, Tim Moody wrote:
> I notice that http://wiki.laptop.org/go/Release_notes/14.1.0 shows
> the latest builds as private.  Do you anticipate a public release?

The latest build 8 is public.  You may find it useful for comparing
against your own builds.

If you have performance or compatibility goals that require Adobe
Flash, GStreamer MP3 codecs, OpenGL ES 2.0, or vMeta codecs, make your
own build.


I'm happy to report that YouTube video playback in Firefox on this
build works reasonably well without needing Adobe Flash or codecs.

Adding codecs improves frame rate.  Adding Adblock plugin may improve
still further, because a typical anonymous YouTube session will embed
advertising on the page at about the time that the frame rate becomes

James Cameron

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